John Patrick Savage, OC, ONS (May 28, 1932 – May 13, 2003) was a Canadian physician and politician. Savage was the 23rd Premier of Nova Scotia, Canada between 1993 and 1997. He was born in Wales, and educated in the United Kingdom and Ireland. He immigrated to Canada in 1967 and was a noted family physician in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. He became the mayor of Dartmouth in 1985, and won re-election twice. He then became the leader of the Nova Scotia Liberal Party in 1992 and stepped down as mayor. In 1993, he defeated the incumbent provincial government and became premier. Savage was a controversial premier, bringing in many reforms in taxation, regional government, and government hiring practices. He resigned as premier in 1997 due to his low approval ratings in public polls. He died of cance

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  • John Patrick Savage, OC, ONS (May 28, 1932 – May 13, 2003) was a Canadian physician and politician. Savage was the 23rd Premier of Nova Scotia, Canada between 1993 and 1997. He was born in Wales, and educated in the United Kingdom and Ireland. He immigrated to Canada in 1967 and was a noted family physician in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. He became the mayor of Dartmouth in 1985, and won re-election twice. He then became the leader of the Nova Scotia Liberal Party in 1992 and stepped down as mayor. In 1993, he defeated the incumbent provincial government and became premier. Savage was a controversial premier, bringing in many reforms in taxation, regional government, and government hiring practices. He resigned as premier in 1997 due to his low approval ratings in public polls. He died of cancer at the age of 70 in 2003. He was the father of Mike Savage, current mayor of the Halifax Regional Municipality. (en)
  • John Patrick Savage, né le 28 mai 1932 à Newport et mort le 13 mai 2003, était un médecin et homme politique néo-écossais (canadien) qui fut premier ministre de la Nouvelle-Écosse de 1993 à 1997. (fr)
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  • Canadian politician, premier of Nova Scotia, (1932-2003) (en)
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  • John Patrick Savage, né le 28 mai 1932 à Newport et mort le 13 mai 2003, était un médecin et homme politique néo-écossais (canadien) qui fut premier ministre de la Nouvelle-Écosse de 1993 à 1997. (fr)
  • John Patrick Savage, OC, ONS (May 28, 1932 – May 13, 2003) was a Canadian physician and politician. Savage was the 23rd Premier of Nova Scotia, Canada between 1993 and 1997. He was born in Wales, and educated in the United Kingdom and Ireland. He immigrated to Canada in 1967 and was a noted family physician in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. He became the mayor of Dartmouth in 1985, and won re-election twice. He then became the leader of the Nova Scotia Liberal Party in 1992 and stepped down as mayor. In 1993, he defeated the incumbent provincial government and became premier. Savage was a controversial premier, bringing in many reforms in taxation, regional government, and government hiring practices. He resigned as premier in 1997 due to his low approval ratings in public polls. He died of cance (en)
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